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Removing cleanser

From the eye area it should be done with damp facial sponges or cotton pad in upward movements

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Skin analysis

When performing with a magnifying lamp the first thing the technician should look for is the presence or a sense of visible pored

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Dehydrated

Skin may be flaky or dry looking with small fine lines and wrinkles

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Oily skin

May appear shiny or greasy and have large pores

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Anaerobic bacteria

When follicle becomes clogged resulting in an infection of the follicle and it is caused by a type of acne bacteria

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Acne papules

Red pimples that do not have a pus head

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Hyper pigmentation

A skin condition caused by sun exposure or hormone imbalances resulting in dark blotches of color in areas of your skin

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Rosacea

A chronic hereditary disorder indicated by constant or frequent facial blushing

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Cosmetology professionals

Must not perform treatments that remove beyond the stratum corneum

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Alpha hydroxy acid

A gentle, natural occurring exfoliation acid that helps dissolve the bonds and intercellular cement between cells

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Serum

A concentrated product designed to penetrate the skin and various skin conditions and is apples under a moisturizer or sunscreen

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Gauze

Thin open meshed fabric of loosely woven cotton that is used to hold mask on the face

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Effleurage

Massage movement that is light, continuous stroking movement apples in a slow rhythmic manner with fingers or palms

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Fulling

A form of petrissage in which the tissue is grasped gentle lifted and spread out

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Tapotement

The most stimulating form of massage that should
Be applied with care and discretion

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Motor point

The point on the skin that covers the muscles where pressure or stimulation will cause contraction of the muscle

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Brushing machine

When used to perform an exfoliation, the skin should be treated with a fairly thick layer of cleanser or moisturizer

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Desincrustation

The process of softening and emulsifying hardened sebum stunk in the follicles

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Lontophoresis

The process of using galvanic current to enable water soluble products that contain ions to penetrate the skin

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Aromatherapy

The therapeutic use of plant aromas for beauty and health treatment

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Aggravate redness

Caused by am harsh scrubs

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Sun damaged skin

Often confused with aging skin

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Salon aha exfoliants

Should never be used unless the client has been using 10% aha products at home or at least two weeks prior to the higher concentration salon treatment, has no contraindications for exfoliation treatment and is using a daily sunscreen product

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Night treatment

Usually more intensive compared compared to day use products

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Massage

One of the biggest benefits that it increases product absorption

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Clay based masks

Oil absorbing cleansing masks that have an exfoliating and astringent effect on oily and combination skin

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Alginate masks

Often seaweed based

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Humectants

Ingredients that attract water